Monthly Archives: January 2015

National Hockey League Stanley Cup Recently Displayed at Town of Oyster Bay Ice Skating Center

The Town of Oyster Bay Ice Skating Center was recently home for a day to the iconic National Hockey League (NHL) Stanley Cup, presented annually to NHL Champions. The cup added a special atmosphere to a series of hockey events taking place at the rink throughout the day, including several youth hockey matches and a high school contest between Plainedge and Massapequa. In addition, hundreds of participants from the Town of Oyster Bay’s Youth [Read More]

Supervisor Saladino Offers Snowstorm Preparation Tips

The Town of Oyster Bay is no stranger to heavy snow fall and the impact the snow has, once it’s blanketed the area. With the depths of winter still ahead, there remains a possibility of our area receiving significant snow, according to Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino, who reassures residents that the Town is prepared for whatever the winter brings.
“The Town is always quick to clear roadways and handle emergency situations whenever it snows, but [Read More]

Councilman Macagnone Reminds Residents About ‘Seniors for Seniors’ Pet Adoption Program

Senior residents living in the Town of Oyster Bay who are looking for a ‘furever’ friend can look no further than the Town of Oyster Bay Animal Shelter. According to Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone, adoption fees are waived for senior citizens through the Town’s ‘Seniors for Seniors’ program.
 “Oftentimes people look to adopting a puppy or kitten when considering a new pet, however there are many advantages to taking home a ‘senior’ furry friend,” Councilman [Read More]

Receiver Stefanich Reminds Residents Assessment Grievance Period Ends March 2

Oyster Bay Receiver of Taxes James J. Stefanich reminds taxpayers that they have the right to challenge their property tax assessment for the 2016-2017 property tax year. Grievances may be filed with the Nassau County assessment Review commission during the “grievance period,” occurring January 2, 2015 to March 2, 2015.
Receiver Stefanich noted, “Any taxpayer who wishes to challenge their property assessment must complete the necessary forms and return them to Nassau County Assessment Review [Read More]

Town of Oyster Bay To Host 5th Annual Long Island Blues Winter Classic

Public is Invited to Attend Event for Hockey Players with Special Needs;
Popular Event is scheduled for Saturday, February 7, 2015
Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto and the Town Board are once again welcoming the LI Blues, as well as three other hockey teams, to the Town of Oyster Bay Ice Skating Center in Bethpage for the 5th Annual LI Blues Winter Classic. This special event showcases hockey players with special needs enjoying a game [Read More]

Sanitation Reminders for Oyster Bay Town Residents

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rebecca Alesia reminds residents that there are some important rules to remember when it comes to putting out the garbage.
“In order to protect the suburban aesthetic of our beautiful Town, the Town of Oyster Bay has in place several ordinances regarding the placement and collection of garbage,” Councilwoman Alesia said. “If residents follow these simple stipulations, this is something we could all benefit from.”
The Councilwoman went on to state that [Read More]

Town Announces TOBAC 2015 Talent Competition

The Town of Oyster Bay and the Town of Oyster Bay Arts Council will hold the 2015 Talent Competition on Saturday, March 7, at the Seymour Weiner Theatre at the LI High School for the Arts, 239 Cold Spring Road, in Syosset, Oyster Bay Town Councilman Christopher J. Coschignano announced.
“The Talent Competition is open to all students from kindergarten through 12th grade who reside in or attend school in the Town of Oyster Bay. [Read More]

Supervisor Venditto Announces Registration for 2015 Lifeguards

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto recently announced that registration for individuals interested in working as a lifeguard for the 2015 summer season is currently underway.
“The Town of Oyster Bay is now hiring lifeguards at our pools and at North Shore beaches for the upcoming season, which extends from Memorial Day through Labor Day,” Supervisor Venditto said. “As there is of course a lot of work and responsibility that comes with being a lifeguard, [Read More]

PLEASE BE ADVISED: The Town of Oyster Bay Golf Course is now closed until further notice due to weather conditions [Read More].

The Town of Oyster Bay Golf Course is now closed until further notice
due to weather conditions.

Receiver Stefanich: 2015 General Tax Bills Have Been Mailed

Oyster Bay Town residents are reminded that the First Half of the 2015 General Tax Levy is due on January 1st, but can be paid without penalty through February 10th.  Please be certain to sign your check, payable to James J. Stefanich, Receiver of Taxes.  Indicate your property’s S.D. Code, Section, Block, Lot, and Phone number on the check.
“By law, a taxpayer has a 40-day penalty free period from the date the tax is [Read More]